With Ralph Garman on vacation, our friend Russ Leatherman The Movie Man filled in to take a look at the 3 big movies in theaters this weekend.
Director: Dax Shepard
Stars: Michael Pena, Dax Shepard, Jessica McNamee, Adam Brody
Plot: A rookie officer is teamed with a hardened pro at the California Highway Patrol, though the newbie soon learns his partner is really an undercover Fed investigating a heist that may involved some crooked cops.
Director: Daniel Espinosa
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada
Plot: A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station whose mission of discovery turns to one of primal fear when they find a rapidly evolving life form that caused extinction on Mars, and now threatens the crew and all life on Earth.
Director: Dean Israelite
Stars: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Ludi Lin
Plot: A group of high-school kids, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their abilities in order to save the world.
Russ also suggested checking out Crashing on HBO or Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special on his 5 Star DVR segment!
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